Faroese Edit

Etymology Edit

Originally dative form of tær, from Old Norse þér, from Proto-Germanic *jūz, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronunciation Edit

Pronoun Edit

tygum (genitive tygara)

  1. (very formal) (rare) thou, you (2nd person singular, formal register pronoun).

Usage notes Edit

Tygum is only used in the singular. Its plural is the common tit. In addition, it takes plural verbs and singular adjectives.

Synonyms Edit